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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Bull do to help Ben when Ben goes to save Toomer?
(a) Bull does nothing.
(b) Bull waits at home for Ben so he can punish him.
(c) Bull sends Lillian after Ben.
(d) Bull leaves his base without permission.
2. Who does Sister Loretta say is watching when someone masturbates?
(a) God, Jesus, Mother Mary, and all the angels.
(b) Our parents.
(c) The devil.
(d) The souls of our departed loved ones.
3. Who calls Ben a coward?
(a) His teammates.
(c) His coach.
(d) The principal.
4. What is a black ace?
(a) A pilot who bails out at the slightest sign of trouble.
(b) A pilot who is afraid to fly in combat.
(c) A pilot who has flown more than forty missions.
(d) A pilot who only flies dangerous missions.
5. What is Mess Night?
(a) A Marine traditon that includes lots of eating.
(b) A Marine traditon that includes lots of drinking.
(c) A Marine traditon that includes the officers cooking for the enlisted men.
(d) A Marine tradition that includes the officer's wives cooking for the homeless.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom do the Meechams have to wait on Christmas Eve?
2. What does Sammy confide to Ben about his date?
3. What does Lillian say as she tucks the kids into bed on Christmas Eve?
4. Who drags Sammy from his car on lover's lane?
5. Who tells Lillian about Bull's plane crash?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Mary Anne confess to Ben during the prom?
2. Why does Ben injure a player from the opposing team during a basketball game?
3. What does Sammy see at lover's point? What does he hope to do with the information?
4. How does being Jewish affect Sammy?
5. Why does Mary Anne call the bar where Bull and his squadron are drinking together, pretending to be Lillian?
6. Sammy arranges a date with a college girl by using a fake name. What does this say about Sammy's attitude toward women?
7. What is Ben's biggest fear as he tries out for basketball?
8. How is Bull's behavior on Christmas morning in contrast with the story Mary Anne tells on Christmas Eve?
9. How is Mr. Loring different from the teachers Ben is used to? How does Ben feel about Mr. Loring?
10. Sammy's date is brutally raped after he is forced out of his car. What impact will this episode have on Sammy and the people of Ravenel?
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